Buddha statues, 1950s : general view


This is a 1950s photograph illustrating several religious figurines of the Buddha placed in a room in a Buddhist temple. On the wall, there is a traditional Buddhist mural of several Buddhist monks. Part of a compiled album, with a label : "PHOTOGRAPHS BY : R.K. TYERS. Staff STRAITS STEAMSHIP CO., LTD. SINGAPORE." Title transcribed from album. Date of creation estimated. Title devised by Library staff.

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From the Lee Kip Lin Collection. All rights reserved. Lee Kip Lin and National Library Board, Singapore 2009.

Subjects
  • Ethnic Communities>>Customs and Traditions
  • Architecture and Landscape>>Building Types>>Religious Buildings
  • Buddhist altars--Photographs
  • Religious articles--Photographs

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